Real name: Akita Yukio
Birthday: 21 January 1924
Grandfather: Onoe Kikusabur˘
April 1930: he is adopted by the mother of the star Onoe Kikugor˘ VI and makes his first appearance on stage, playing under the name of Band˘ Kamenosuke.
1951: Kamenosuke quits temporarily the Kabuki world.
Ichimura Tsuruz˘ is an outstanding supporting actor, famous for his roles of greedy old men or women in sewamono dramas.
The mon of Ichimura Tsuruz˘
|Contact | Main | Top | Updates | Actors | Plays | Playwrights | Programs | Links | FAQ | Glossary | Chronology | Illustrations | Prints | Characters | Derivatives | Theaters | Coming soon | News|